Atlantic Records “off broadway” and Big Guitars from Memphis guitarist and songwriter John Ivan performs solo in the USA, Denmark, Norway, Austria, and England. Winner of Musician magazine’s BUB contest and Chicago Music Awards Best Entertainer nominee.
John Ivan in the jaunty style of Les Paul, his Spanish guitar features a wide variety of great melodies from jazz to classical, folk to country, ragtime to tangos, standards to bop, hillbilly to hymns and authentic Flamenco, Latin, Brazil, Mediterranean and ethnic favorites.
John Ivan has a vast repertoire of rehearsed short arrangements. From Sinatra to Beatles, Led Zep to Charlie Parker, TV & Movie themes to Disney favorites.
John Ivan performs at the United Center, Arcada theater, wedding ceremonies, cocktail hours, corporate parties, casinos, jazz brunches, fund raisers, patios, and high class restaurants.